Sykes Timber
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Sykes Timber
Quality Hardwood and Softwood Timber Merchants
Established 1862 - Timber Specialists for over 150 Years

Carlyon Road Atherstone Warwickshire CV9 1JD Tel: 01827 718951 Fax: 01827 714257 Street Map Google Maps Google Street View

 

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American Red Oak

American Red Oak - Quercus rubra

American Red Oak is under utillised. It is a beautiful timber which is clearer and easier to machine than American White Oak.

Origin
North America
Availability
Square edged kiln dried boards
Grade
'Sykes Grade' from FAS
Colour
Pale brown with a pinkish tinge
Usage
Internal joinery - Coffin manufacture
Durability
Moderately durable
Density
690 kg/m3
Movement in Service
Small to Medium
Thicknesses Available
1", 1.25", 1.5" & 2"
Specification
4" & wider, 6' & longer
Basic Price Level
Medium
Summary
Excellent internal joinery, a kinder wood to work than White Oak

Sykes Timber is a trading name of George Sykes Ltd. Registered in England No. 140166
Registered Office and Trading Address: Carlyon Road Atherstone Warwickshire CV9 1JD
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